Nicholson, Edward Williams Byron

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Edward Nicholson (1849– 1912); librarian.

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Edward Nicholson (1849– 1912; Oxford DNB); librarian. Appointed Librarian of the London Institution (1873), and later Bodley's Librarian (1882). A surprise choice, he implemented a series of reforms. Appointed a Vice-President of the Society of Authors.

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Hardy, Dorofield. Portrait of Edward Williams Byron Nicholson. Oil on Canvas. 1927. Bodleian Libraries. https://artuk.org/discover/artworks/edward-williams-byron-nicholson-18491912-228569.

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“Nicholson, Edward Williams Byron,” The History of the Society of Authors, 1884–1914, accessed June 16, 2024, https://historysoa.com/people/Nicholson-Edward-Williams-Byron.

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